2014-04-30Her life would be marked by scandal and suspicion, worship and adoration?At the tender age of fourteen, Livia Drusilla overhears her father and fellow aristocrats plotting the assassination of Julius Caesar. Proving herself an astute confidante, she becomes her father?s chief political asset?and reluctantly enters into an advantageous marriage to a prominent military officer. Her mother tells her, ?It is possible for a woman to influence public affairs,? reminding Livia that?whi(read more)
2010-11-01?A beautifully written glimpse into heaven that will encourage those who doubt?and thrill those who believe.??Ron Hall, coauthor of Same Kind of Different as Me?Do you remember the hospital, Colton?? Sonja said.??Yes, mommy, I remember,? he said. ?That?s where the?angels sang to me.?When Colton Burpo made it through an emergency appendectomy, his family?was overjoyed at his miraculous survival. What they weren?t expecting, though,?was the story that emerged in t(read more)
2013-10-21An Amazon Best Book of the Month, October 2013: It's hard to articulate just how much--and why--The Goldfinch held such power for me as a reader.? Always a sucker for a good boy-and-his-mom story, I probably was taken in at first by the cruelly beautiful passages in which 13-year-old Theo Decker tells of the accident that killed his beloved mother and set his fate. But even when the scene shifts--first Theo goes to live with his schoolmate?s picture-perfect (except it i(read more)
2014-03-09All three books of the NY Times Bestselling Fixed Trilogy are included in this bundle. ... (read more)
2013-10-21An Amazon Best Books of the Month, October 2013: Veronica Roth had her work cut out for her, ending a trilogy that had fans rabid for the final book, and she pulled it off like a champ. Allegiant kicks off right where Insurgent ended, so if it?s been a while since you read that one you might want to re-read the last couple of chapters to orient yourself. The first surprise in Allegiant is that Roth has switched to using alternating narratives of Tris and Fo(read more)
2014-04-03Q: We’re a group of professors formed by our dean as a task force to craft the positioning for our school’s BSBA (Bachelor of Science in Business Administration) program.
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2014-03-25The growing popularity of the industrial PC industry in recent years has attracted many Taiwanese vendors. Unlike the PC industry, which is geared to bulk sales of standard products, the industrial PC industry has focused on small-volume, large-variety orders.
2014-04-15Half-term brought Warners' Lego film a strong opening weekend, well ahead of George Clooney's men-on-a-mission movie and the Valentine's Day releases • The Lego Movie – review • The Monuments Men – review The winner Animation is the one film genre that regularly supplies big hits without the benefit of character familiarity, with successes from studios such as Fox/Blue Sky (Ice Age), Universal ...
2014-04-04DUBLIN, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/ch3zmz/next_generation ) has announced the addition of the "Next Generation Sequencing Report" ...
2014-03-22The EFSA experts have firmly ruled out the possibility of aspartame causing damage to genes and inducing cancer.